Airtel, Idea hike post-paid data tariffs by 20% in Delhi

However, there has been no hike in data charges by Vodafone in the post-paid category in Delhi or any other circles.

Mobile users to get full number portability from today

Mobile users will be able to retain their numbers across the country with all operators gearing to launch the full Mobile Number Portability (MNP) service Friday to meet a deadline set by the government.

Parl Committee to discuss Net Neutrality issue tomorrow

A Parliamentary Committee will discuss the controversial issue of net neutrality on Thursday at a meeting where officials of telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to present their views.

SC rejects telecom companies' pleas for licence extension

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a batch of petitions filed by various telecom companies, including Vodafone and Bharti Airtel, seeking extension of their spectrum licences.

Roaming to be cheaper as Vodafone, Airtel, Idea cut tariffs

Mobile users will pay less for roaming from Friday as leading operators, including Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and RCom, slashed their roaming rates by up to 75 percent weeks after regulator TRAI cut ceiling tariffs.

Telcos pay Rs 10,808 crore, help govt keep fiscal deficit in check

Successful spectrum bidders, including Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio and Idea, have made Rs 10,808 crore towards upfront payments, helping the government meet its fiscal deficit target of 4.1 per cent for 2014-15.

Spectrum bids won't result in high call rates: Prasad

Ideal Cellular, which provides mobile services using GSM technology, bid a maximum of Rs 30,306.98 crore to buy spectrum in the 900 megahertz, 1800 MHz and 2,100 MHz bands.

Idea Cellular pays $4.8 bn for mobile airwaves, most in auction

Idea Cellular Ltd, India`s third-biggest mobile operator by market share, spent 303.06 billion rupees ($4.84 billion) to buy mobile airwaves in the country`s spectrum auctions, telecoms minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday. 

Govt to get upfront payment of Rs 28,872 crore from spectrum auction

Government will get upfront payment of Rs 28,872 crore from spectrum auction, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday.

Trai sends notice to Airtel, Voda, Idea in ISD card case

"Show-cause notice (in the matter) has been issued to Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular on Tuesday," an official source told PTI.

IDEA Cellular Ltd asked to pay Rs 71,000 for deficiency

Telecom firm IDEA Cellular Ltd has been fined Rs 71,000 by a consumer forum for not redressing a complaint of a woman against unwanted activation of a service on her mobile connection which voluntarily disconnected calls.

BlackBerry, Idea launch SIM-based licensing solution

No financial details of the partnership were disclosed.

SC notice to Vodafone, Airtel on 3G intra-circle roaming pact

The Supreme Court Monday agreed to hear the Centre's plea challenging TDSAT's judgement that allowed 3G intra-circle roaming and issued notices to Airtel, Idea and Vodafone which were allowed to offer 3G services in areas where not all of them own 3G spectrum.

Idea lets rivals Airtel, Voda use its airwaves up to Jan 15

The licences of Bharti Airtel and Vodafone are expiring in Delhi on November 29.

Idea working on launching of 4G service

In Kerala, the operator had acquired 10 mhz of contiguous 1800 spectrum to ensure the best 4G experience.

Idea Cellular Q2 net profit jumps 69% to Rs 755.88 cr

The company has 143.6 million EoP customer base, with the addition of 4.6 million new customers during the quarter.

Telcos hike mobile internet rates by up to 100%

Airtel is latest to increase mobile rates by up to 33 percent while Vodafone and Idea have started gradually implementing the increased mobile internet rates from June.

Idea offers data benefits bundled with 3G smartphones

The company also launched two 3G enabled smartphones priced at Rs 4,999 and Rs 6,250.

Idea gains most from number portability; RCom biggest loser

Idea cellular emerged as the top most gainer of subscribers from mobile number portability (MNP), showing a net gain of around 95 lakh customers till June 30, Parliament was informed on Monday.

Idea Cellular shares gain on FII limit hike

Idea Cellular shares up 1.6 percent to Rs 137.40 at 9:47 a.m.